Senator Ted Kennedy
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Now is the time to give thanks. O merciful Creator, your hand is open wide to satisfy the needs of every living creature: Make us always thankful for your loving providence; and grant that we, remembering the account that we must one day give, may be faithful stewards of your good gifts; Through Jesus Christ our Lord, who with you and the Holy ...
The story of Tony Alamo is bound, someday, to be made into a movie. It's so bizarre, so improbable, so full of incident and crime and sin that it makes some soap operas look clean! The horrifyingly saddest part of this story is that Alamo was viewed and viewed himself as a conservative Christian minister. In the eyes of the world, it gives all such persons a bad name ...
It turns out the U.S. bishops may soon be deciding the answer to that question. From David Gibson at Politics Daily: In remarks at the opening of the hierarchy's annual meeting in Baltimore, Chicago Cardinal Francis George made it clear that after years of repeated questions about the bishops' credibility, it was time for the bishops to clarify just who can and cannot speak for the church. ...
Mark Steyn: The media would like the American right to be represented by the likes of Bob Dole and John McCain, decent old sticks who know how to give dignified concession speeches. Last time round, we went along with their recommendation. If you want to get rave reviews for losing gracefully, that's the way to go. If you want to win, look at whom the Democrats and their media chums are so fran ...
Good news from the oncologist, my CA 125 is 7.5. Three months after chemo and the number continues to go down (at least a tiny bit, the last number was 8 :-) Thank you for your prayers and well-wishes. Praising God for getting me through this devastating disease. When I finished chemo and I started to recover from my last neulasta shot, the thought popped into my mind, "That's it? That wasn't as b ...
Wow, Eric Cantor, this is going to to turn the Becketeers, Dittoheads and Tea Partiers against you. Excerpt: The Richmond area lawmaker wouldn't have had any trouble riling up the people in the audience, many of whom wore "Tea Party" or "9-12 Project" T-shirts. But "what use is that?" he said after the session. In fact, he came away with some advice for his colleagues: "Stop the revival stuff ...
Well, the Lying in Repose, the Celebration, the Memorial Service and the Funeral are over. And the respect for Sir Ted Kennedy will live on. (You can read more here.) And after it all, what I will remember most about this weekend's activities will be the significant references to Mr. Kennedy's religious life. For all of the liberals' talk of the separation of church and state, it amazes me how ...
As the nation remembers the Senator, be inspired by these Ted Kennedy quotes taken from his long career as a public figure.